Sight Support Hull and East Yorkshire is delighted to announce that Services Manager, Alison Stannard, has been named in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List. Alison has been recognised with a British Empire Medal for her dedication and compassion in overseeing the charity’s services, particularly in response to the coronavirus pandemic. When the lockdown started, Sight … Continued

Alison Stannard named in Queen’s Birthday Honours List

British Blind Sport releases its 2020 Impact Report The British Blind Sport (BBS) 2020 Impact Report examines how the ongoing pandemic has affected service users’ levels of physical activity and engagement with the charity. The report also includes an overview of BBS’s projects, partnership initiatives and how the charity intends to support blind and partially … Continued

British Blind Sport takes collective approach to Covid-19

A sight loss charity is reaching out to its community by hosting a packed schedule of weekly virtual activities to combat loneliness and isolation during the Covid-19 pandemic. The Beacon Centre for the Blind is running more than 15 free sessions every week during the latest lockdown with staff hosting activities via Zoom or telephone … Continued

Virtual events to help combat lockdown loneliness

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